Watch some rough video from Australia as I explore Melbourne, Sydney, Mount Buller, Uluru (Ayers Rock), Cairns, Port Douglas and the Great Barrier Reef.
Saturday – July 18, 2009 – Reluctantly today, we had to say goodbye to Australia. Jeff and I had to get up early around 5 a.m., so we grabbed our luggage to head down to the Circular Quay train station. For $AUD 15.20, we bought tickets on the […]
Friday – July 17, 2009 – Today was our last full day in Australia. We wanted to make it a full day, so we set out on a bus tour of Sydney. Jeff and I walked down the street from the Marriott to the Circular Quay transit station. […]
Thursday – July 16, 2009 – Jeff and I slept a little late today, but we were looking forward to our first whole day in Sydney. Outside our window, Sydney Harbour looked marvelous on a cool summer day. We walked down to the Sydney Opera House and had […]
Wednesday – July 15, 2009 – This was sadly our last morning in beautiful Queensland. Jeff and I woke up and packed up our things for our last destination: Sydney. After taking our transfer to the airport, we said goodbye to the palm trees and tropical beaches of […]
Tuesday – July 14, 2009 – This morning, Jeff and I checked out of the Hotel Stella in Port Douglas. Our hotel transfer drove us along the scenic and winding northern Queensland coast back to Cairns. The tropical and rugged Queensland coast looks a bit like the northern […]
Monday – July 13, 2009 – After touring the Great Barrier Reef yesterday, Jeff and I booked a tour to see upper parts of the northwest coast of Queensland. Our all-day microbus from Port Douglas took us first to a crocodile farm on the Daintree River. We rode on […]